A few weeks ago I was dealing with a problem that I discussed with a couple of people. In the course of conversation, one of these people told me what she’d said to her children when they were growing up: 522 more words
Tags » Fairness
I think it’s not fair when parents don’t give you a chance to explain yourself or mistaken your “explaining” to “talking back”. I think it is not fair that just because they are in authority, that they are your parents you shouldn’t dare speak up for yourself; for them it is disrespectful. 132 more words
One thing that I would say I have learned a lot about while I was in prison, was this thing about fairness.
In a sterile environment where everyday life has been watered down into spartan, bare minimum, even 5 sweets can cost someone whatever left of his freedom behind the walls. 816 more words
Black. Black is the colour I see when I look at myself. Leaning off the edge of the bed, I peer at my feet. I fan out my toes and slowly examine them, ignoring the veins curving tortuous paths under my skin, ignoring the arch of bone forming their delicate architecture. 959 more words